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Sometimes He calms the storm. Sometimes...

The image of a hurricane is one that often comes to mind as I am in prayer and worship.  In my mind I’ll see the storm of my circumstances or problems raging, and I am being blown every which way by them.   204 more words

Clinging to the Call

It has been said that focus is everything. I don’t know that it is actually everything, but I do recognize its importance.  On a practical level, even the physical focus of our eyes (or lack thereof) affects the way we approach this world. 1,980 more words

The Journey

When Jesus Leads us to Storms and Desolate Places

It had been a busy season of ministry as the disciples left for their first missionary journey to proclaim the message of repentance (Mark 6:7-13). Returning home to tell their Teacher all they had done and taught, Jesus invited them to come away to a desolate place and rest awhile. 1,409 more words

Pressing on

We’ve all had those trials in life. The ones that just won’t seem to end. We’ve all had those times where it feels like just as soon as one storm ends, another one starts that even more violent then the last and before we know it, we’re struggling to stay afloat in all the flooding we see in our lives. 654 more words

It's not about "Why Me". It's about "What can I learn?"

“When tough times come along the big question isn’t “Why?” but rather “How” and “What”. … Susanne

When difficult and challenging times come to visit the fall-back question that the majority of people tend to ask is… 246 more words


The Anchor in the Rock 

“There is none holy like the Lord:
for there is none besides You;
there is no rock like our God.”

1 Samuel 2:2

This is one of my favourite places in the world.

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Don't Remove the Thorn

If there is one thing evident in life, we’ve all one time or another said, “That’s a thorn in my side.” In reality, life is accompanied by storms, trials, seasons, and those “thorns” that we seem to think may be the death of us. 771 more words

Kingdom Minded